Mavi Marmara

Attacked By Israel: USS Liberty 1967, Mavi Marmara 2010

USS Liberty attacked by Israel in 1967 To learn more and hear the audio report of Al Jazeera's special investigation into the Israeli attack on the Liberty see Al Jazeera special series. Past behavior of a person, state, or entity is a predictor of future behavior of that person, state, or entity. Freedom Flotilla, Mavi … Continue reading Attacked By Israel: USS Liberty 1967, Mavi Marmara 2010

Turkish Court Orders Arrest Of Israelis Over Mavi Marmara

World Bulletin / News Desk A Turkish court has ordered the arrest of four Israeli officials in relation to the 2010 raid on the Mavi Marmara aid flotilla. Nine Turkish citizens were killed by Israeli commandos who raided the ship in international waters on the way to Gaza with the intention of breaking the Israeli … Continue reading Turkish Court Orders Arrest Of Israelis Over Mavi Marmara

Israel Deprived of Turkey's Friendship

Press statement by H.E. Mr. Ahmet Davutoğlu, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Turkey, regarding Turkish-Israeli relations 2 September 2011 Distinguished Members of the Press, You all know very well the reason why I will deliver this statement today. Approximately 15 months ago on the 31st of May 2010, Israel carried out an … Continue reading Israel Deprived of Turkey's Friendship

Amnesty International Says Gaza Blockade Must Be Lifted

Written by Amnesty International Amnesty International's Public Statement Following UN Panel Finding on Flotilla Raid Amnesty International welcomed a UN panel’s finding that the Israeli military used excessive force in the interception of a Gaza-bound aid flotilla on 31 May 2010, and again urged Israel to end the collective punishment of Gaza’s 1.5 million residents … Continue reading Amnesty International Says Gaza Blockade Must Be Lifted